1. Discuss how Europe’s quest for empire transformed the social and economic landscape of Indigenous North America. In your view, what was the relationship Native Americans had with European colonists in the early stages of empire and how did that relationship change over time for the better or worse? Finally, were Anglo-Indian relations beneficial or detrimental and why (explain)?
2. How did the social, political, and economic history of the Chesapeake differ from that of New England in the early seventeenth century? What role did religion play in each of these regions and did it advance notions of freedom and liberty? Finally, with all things considered which region (Chesapeake or New England) served as a model of freedom and opportunity to English colonists?